While visiting the Steinbeck Center last week I saw this in the art gallery:

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It is part of a collection for the exhibition From This Stone and Anvil: Arthurian Legend Exposed and Abstracted

Okay, so this may not look like much until you see what it is made of.

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Recognize it?

Twist-ties.  You know the ones you get on bread packets.

Ingenious.

Artist: J.R. Uretsky, who by chance has a blog which I found while google searching for other works of art she may have done.

Information about the exhibition: National Steinbeck Center

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3 comments

Nina September 10, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Wow. For some reason I have some kind of affinity with this twist-ties art. Not sure why,maybe just because I love bread ?;)

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Antonella September 13, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Wow! This is pure genius!

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J.R. Uretsky October 4, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Ha! Thanks for taking interest in the work, I am glad you made it out to the show.

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